• Waiting for supper to cook in the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes in 1917.

    Katmai

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • Instructions for making Brooks Camp Campground Reservation (Jan. 9, 2014)

    The reservation period for the Brooks Camp Campground did open as advertised at 8 AM Alaska Time on January 5. However, some people did find the reservation process confusing. More »

Dumpling Mountain Cam

 
Location: Dumpling Mountain, approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) from Brooks Falls.
When to Watch: Year-round
What to Look For: This cam shows alpine tundra as well as sunrises, sunsets, and spectacular lake and mountain scenery.

If you desire a more interactive experience, please head on over to our webcam partner's website, explore.org. They have all of the cams, plus chat and social media connections, and be sure to download the eBooks on Katmai’s bears. These books are free and have lots of photos of the bears, their life histories, videos, maps.

Questions? Browse the Bearcam Frequently Asked Questions.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In 1950, William Nancarrow built the first National Park Service facilities in Katmai--a food cache, a well, and a tent frame cabin. The Brooks Camp Campground is located at this site today.